WBEZ | religious right http://www.wbez.org/tags/religious-right Latest from WBEZ Chicago Public Radio en Son of influential evangelical takes on 'Sex, Mom, and God' http://www.wbez.org/episode-segments/2011-11-28/son-influential-evangelical-takes-sex-mom-and-god-94393 <img typeof="foaf:Image" src="http://llnw.wbez.org/segment/photo/2011-November/2011-11-28/sex2.jpg" alt="" /><p><p>Author and filmmaker <a href="http://www.frankschaeffer.com/" target="_blank">Frank Schaeffer</a> is a vocal critic of the Christian right. The son of Francis Schaeffer, an influential evangelical, Frank observed conservative Christianity from the inside and witnessed its ascent in American politics.</p><p>Frank talks to <em>Worldview </em>about his newest book <em><a href="http://www.perseusbooksgroup.com/dacapo/book_detail.jsp?isbn=0306820730" target="_blank">Sex, Mom, and God: How the Bible's Strange Take on Sex Led to Crazy Politics - and How I Learned to Love Women (and Jesus) Anyway</a></em>. It argues that today's religious right is "mired in perpetual sexual dysfunction" and, as a result, lashes out at the rest of society.</p><p>&nbsp;</p><p>&nbsp;</p></p> Mon, 28 Nov 2011 16:39:00 -0600 http://www.wbez.org/episode-segments/2011-11-28/son-influential-evangelical-takes-sex-mom-and-god-94393